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Lagos State Domestic & Sexual Violence Agency advocates against SGBV

The Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency today embarked on an Advocacy walk tagged “Turn Alausa Purple Advocacy Walk within the secretariat, against all forms of Domestic and sexual violence in the state. The Executive Secretary, Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency, Mrs. Lola Vivour-Adeniyi took the Advocacy Sensitization train through all the Lagos State Ministries to …

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Lagos flags off the Domestic and Sexual Violence Awareness month.

The Lagos State Domestic & Sexual Violence awareness month themed “ITS ON US” was flagged off today with a Media parley at the Bagauda Kaltho Press centre by the Honourable Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice HAG/CJ Mr Moyosore Jubril Onigbanjo SAN to commemorate the September events. Onigbanjo expressed gratitude to Press Men for a …

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Lagos Introduces Compulsory Pre-Marital Preparatory Counseling for Intending Couples

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency in collaboration with the Ministry of Local Government and Community Affairs has introduced  the Compulsory Effective Pre-marital Preparatory Counseling for intending couples. The three-day intensive interactive training workshop which was held between the 22nd- 24th of August, 2022 at Ostra Halls & Hotels, Ikeja, were facilitated by …

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Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency Trains Newly Recruited Doctors on Sexual Assault Management

In line with the mandate of the Agency to ensure continuous capacity development of all responder agencies, the Lagos State domestic and sexual violence agency in partnership with the Primary Health Care Board recently engaged forty newly recruited doctors drawn from the twenty Local Government/Council Development Areas in an intensive training on sexual assault management …

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LASG Set to Introduce Compulsory Marital Effectiveness Preparatory Counseling for Intending Couples

The Lagos State Government has expressed readiness to introduce compulsory Marital  Effectiveness Preparatory Counseling for intending couples to ensure they are proactively addressed about Domestic and Sexual Violence in Lagos State. This was disclosed on Monday,8th August,2022, during a one-day engagement program of all State Marriage Registrars, organized by The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual …

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LASG Reaffirms Commitment to the Girl-Child

In response to the increasing cases of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA), in partnership with the Ministry of Education have launched a timely intervention called the ‘Queens Club Initiative’. The initiative is to create a sustainable social structure in educational institutions, that will help debunk socio-cultural misconceptions, …

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Lagos DSVA Commences Engagement of Schools In STRAC Initiative.

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA), has commenced engagement of Primary & Secondary School Students via its “Safeguarding the Rights of a Child”, STRAC initiative in its effort to curtail domestic and sexual abuse in the State on Friday, 17th of June, 2022 at the Education District 1, Agege. Speaking at the …

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Ojo and Ikorodu Local Government Embraces Awareness To Eradicate Sexual And Gender Based Violence.

In  furtherance of  “IT IS ON US to end Domestic and Sexual Violence” themed community outreach in  combating the rising cases of domestic and sexual violence across the State,the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency, convened town hall meetings at both Ojo and Ikorodu Local Government on Thursday, 9th and Friday, 10th of June, …

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DSVA Continues Enforcement of Safeguarding And Child Protection Policy In Schools

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency has continued to reitirate its commitment to protecting children against any form of abuse. As a result, DSVA in collaboration with the Office of Education Quality Assurance has continued to engage Administrators and Heads of Schools in all Education Districts on the Lagos State Safeguarding and Child …

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DSVA Partners LASWA On Domestic And Sexual Violence

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA) in collaboration with Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), on Monday, 30th of May, commenced an awareness campaign for residents living in the riverine areas of Lagos State. The awareness campaign kicked off with a walk against domestic and sexual violence as officials of DSVA and LASWA …

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